The Roles of Higher Education in Competitiveness and Global Productivity: Session II

VIDEO October 15, 2018

Speaker / Author

Christina Riggs

Partner, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

Christina is the Co-Vice Chair of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr's Higher Education Practice. She concentrates her practice on complex commercial and appellate matters, particularly for higher education institutions. Christina's work for colleges and universities includes defending and advising them on critical issues of compliance, policy and liability, particularly those associated with Title IX, the Clery Act, VAWA, and student conduct matters. She also defends educational institutions facing ADA discrimination claims. Christina's experience with Title IX and the Clery Act includes regularly advising institutions on regulatory interpretation questions and on policy preparation and implementation. Christina also provides on-site Title IX training ... Read More

Stephanie Gold

Chair, National & International Education Practice, Hogan Lovells

Stephanie Gold heads the firm's widely recognized national and international Education practice. For 20 years she has worked with universities, colleges, independent schools, education associations, education companies, and investors to solve a range of legal and regulatory challenges. No matter the context – counseling, transactions, litigation, or government investigations – Stephanie brings to bear her extensive knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements pertinent to education sector clients. She helps clients navigate rules and procedures related to student financial aid, veterans education benefits, military tuition assistance, accreditation, and education licensure. She advises clients on compliance with nondiscrimination laws, campus security requirements, and ... Read More

Esther Brimmer

Executive Director & CEO, NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Esther Brimmer is the Executive Director and CEO of NAFSA: Association of International Educators. She has been on the faculty of George Washington University, The Johns Hopkins University, and the College of Europe in Belgium. She was U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs. She received her D.Phil and M.Phil from Oxford University and her B.A. from Pomona College. ... Read More